Rustic Getaway Cabin near Okefenokee Swamp Park in Folkston, Georgia

Folkston, Georgia (United States)
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2 units
8 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Barbecue

This rustic getaway cabin near Okefenokee Swamp Park in Georgia can accommodate up to four guests comfortably, though it is also ideal for romantic getaways. The cabin is furnished with a spacious double bed and a set of twin-sized bunk beds, with an en suite bathroom for guests’ optimum privacy. The cabin also contains a small kitchenette, breakfast table, and chairs, allowing guests to eat breakfast in their getaway before heading into the wildlife refuge for a day of exploring southern Georgia. The screened-in porch provides a peaceful retreat under the pines, where guests can eat together or read a book with the rustling of the trees as background noise. Linens are provided in the cabin, but because it is made of cedar, no cooking with a flame is allowed on site. Instead, guests can rent a charcoal grill from the campground store and have a barbecue by the picnic bench just outside the front porch. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Double bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Deck/Patio
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Air conditioning

Each cabin is furnished to sleep up to three guests at a time and have an air conditioning and heating system, good Wi-Fi access, and screened-in front porches. The property is equipped with outdoor guests bathrooms, a recreation area and a campground store, which provides amenities and necessities to guests for small fees upon arrival. Guests can park their cars on site near the cabin rental.

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Guest Services

  • Laundry service

Shuttles from the airport and tours of the Okefenokee Swamp are available upon request. Guests can also rent boats through the accommodation office prior to their arrival. Firewood and charcoal grills are available for a $5 charge in the camp store.

Location + Surroundings

  • Antiquing
  • Amusement park
  • Bowling
  • Movie theater
  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars

The property is situated on 14 acres of private land full of thick pine trees in Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge near the St. Mary’s River in Folkston, Georgia. Each accommodation is conveniently close to the community campground store, which also boasts a picnic area and recreation room open to guests throughout their stay. The wildlife refuge is one of southern Georgia’s most beautiful gems, with 402,000 acres of swamp lands full of hiking trails and wilderness canoe paths through the calm waters. St. Mary’s River, which also flows through the area, is a 126 mile-long body of water that courses along the Florida-Georgia border, emptying out at the Cumberland Island National Seashore on the Atlantic Coast. The property is just one hour north of Jacksonville, Florida, as well. Read More

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Yoga
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing

Guests of the campground will find plenty to do in Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, with its scenic swamplands and abundant animal populations located just outside of the accommodation gate. The black water swamp is an excellent location fishing or canoeing while trying to spot the various species inhabiting the area, or guests can head to the historic Chesser Island Homestead for a glimpse of life as it was for the region’s earliest settlers. Glampers can also go paddling and fishing on the St. Mary’s River, or head east to Cumberland Island and the surrounding beaches for a day on the ocean. In Jacksonville, guests can enjoy an excellent meal in town or spend a few hours in the Jacksonville Zoo or at the Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary. The city is also home to a number of museums, as well as bars and clubs for glampers seeking a night out.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • As long as you cancel at least 7 days before check-in, you will receive a full refund.
  • If you cancel within 7 days of check-in, you will receive a refund for 50% of the stay, minus the first night.
  • If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion.
  • Refund does not include Glamping Hub service fee.
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Additional Information

The entire property is non-smoking.

Guests are allowed to bring dogs for a fee and with prior approval from the host.

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